Ralph Stanley, RIP
The last of the founding fathers of bluegrass banjo “has gone to be with the Lord.”
Tighten Up the Hide
Laurent Dubois’s history of the banjo is a worthy contribution, even if it strikes a few discordant notes.
Is Polyamory Next?
On its own terms, the logic of the same-sex marriage movement inexorably leads to the embrace of polyamory and, even, the removal of legal sanctions against incestuous marriages.